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Starvin Arvins-Montrose

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American, Diner
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1320 S Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-5008
+1 970-249-7787
06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Burgers are excellent, come after 1pm and get a discount! NOTE: only serve breakfast and lunch. Serving staff are very friendly and accommodating, food is tasty with good-sized portions and served hot! Really tasty sweet tea too!

Thank memphisp2017
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to go eat with the locals. We used to dime here decades ago when it was The Country Kitchen. Montrose was a small town back then and this place was the go to place for late night dining. Montrose is three times bigger and this restaurant has long since changed ownership but the faces seem like same... More 

Thank Jeffrey S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

It took about 25 - 30 mins for our food to arrive. I ordered the Philly Steak with au jus with everything on it. Very bland, it was presented on low quality bread, the au jus didn't have very much flavor. Came with soup of the day, the server didn't know what it was. Soup was good but I wish... More 

Thank Emily K
Manchester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Lovely old fashioned diner Great for early breakfast Pancake Special - light and fluffy -smothered in maple syrup and butter ,with a side of eggs and bacon- ?what is there not to love!

1 Thank anng99
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This is possibly the best breakfast place I have ever eaten at! Everything was perfect! You don't find that often! Definitely worth the stop!

1 Thank Rosie75092
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We'd opted for the $5.00 breakfast specials and when they came I was on the phone to friends who came by after we had left. We all enjoyed the Breakfast Special loaded Gravy, ham, egg, cheese, huge biscuits! Great value but adds up fast. Large OJ is $4 so watch the prices. Good food Great service. Keeps us going back.

1 Thank CJ D
Level Contributor
27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Large portions of food; the big cinnamon roll was very good. Other patrons & wait staff were loudly discussing politics in a disdainful manner. We couldn't wait to get out of there.

Thank Lee Ann R
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139 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Food is fair, not great, but they don't cheat you there. Service is sloooow, and they are often busy, which makes it worse.

Thank Rod P
Kent, Washington
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459 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We always come here at least once when we're in town, usually for breakfast. They have everything you could want, huge biscuits, and even bigger cinnamon rolls (which you can choose for your bread option... but plan on taking most of it home in a doggy bag). The place is always busy, the food is great, and the service is... More 

1 Thank Lissa M
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of food with very good flavor for not a lot of money! The only reason why I don't give them five stars is because they took a long time to sit us down. But great food!

1 Thank Anaperez73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1320 S Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-5008
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 970-249-7787

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?